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Table 1. Example of How To Compute Frequency Percentages

Survey User's Guide: Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture

Item A1. In this office, we treat each other with respect.
ResponseFrequency (Number of Responses)Correct Percentages of ResponseCorrectly Combined PercentagesIncorrect Percentages of ResponseIncorrectly Combined Percentages
1 = Strongly Disagree312%} 32% Negative10%} 27% Negative
2 = Disagree520%17%
3 = Neither416%} 16% Neutral14%} 14% Neutral
4 = Agree624%} 52% Positive21%} 45% Positive
5 = Strongly Agree728%24%
Total25100%100%86%86%
9 = Does Not Apply/ Don't Know2--14%-
Missing (did not answer)2----
Medical Office Total29--100%-

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Current as of December 2008
Internet Citation: Table 1. Example of How To Compute Frequency Percentages: Survey User's Guide: Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture. December 2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/userguide/medofficetab1.html